Mesoamerica - Resources

JASS
  Journey into the situation of civil society struggles to defend land and territory as the extractive economic model takes over in Honduras, in the first video of a 4-part series. This series spotlights the interesting results of a participatory mapping process that looks at the intersection between struggles for land, against extractives, and violence against women and women human rights defenders in 10 of Honduras' departments.
Red Nacional de Defensoras de Derechos Humanos en México & JASS (Asociadas por lo Justo)
5 women representing NGOs from Mexico spoke to the key topics most concerning women activists in Mexico: femicide, reversal of sexual and reproductive rights, violence against WHRD and women journalists, the cases of Atenco and Ciudad Juarez, lack of protection for domestic workers, trafficking of women, and others, in New York in July during the 52nd Session of the CEDAW Committee. Read More: Women Defenders Use CEDAW To Pressure Mexican Government
Daysi Flores Hernandez
This video shows the context in Mesoamerica
Looking back at JASS' Movement Building Initiative in Mesoamerica, Southeast Asia, and Southern Africa
JASS and the Nobel Women’s Initiative urge the Obama Administration to condemn violence perpetrated against women’s and human rights defenders since the June 2009 coup. To support Feminists in Resistance, read more ..
The morning sessions conclude with energy and enthusiasm high among the participants of the international strategy conference, Women Redefining Democracy, coordinated by the Nobel Women's Initiative. 
The Nobel Women's Initiative's (NWI) Women Redefining Democracy International Conference in which 120 women from 36 countries gathered in Guatemala to discuss the role of women in redefining democracy as well as formulating strategies on how to bridge the gap between women's human rights and democracy.
JASS and the Fund for Global Human Rights
Read our initial reflections document from our 2017 convening, Defending Rights in Hostile Contexts, co-organized with the Fund for Global Human Rights.
Check out some highlights from 2016 in our Annual Report.
JASS
This booklet spotlights.our extraordinary networks that we have helped build, accompany and sustain. You will learn not only what women confront in hostile contexts, but also how they courageously respond with creative strategies that account for safety and risk and offer alternative solutions that support entire communities
International Advisory Group of Experts (GAIPE)
Groundbreaking report by legal experts underscores Lenca testimonies of violence and intimidation.

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